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3rd New York Battalion Heavy Artillery

Regimental History
Third New York Battalion Heavy Artillery. — Lieut.-Cols., Adam Senges, Louis Schirmer. This battalion was composed of five companies recruited in New York city and mustered into the U. S. service between Oct. 14 and Dec. 19, 1861, for three years. It left the state on Dec. 19, proceeded to Washington and garrisoned Fort Lyon, Va., until Sept. 30, 1863 — the date of its consolidation with the 15th N. Y. artillery (q. v.).

Regimental history taken from "The Union Army" by Federal Publishing Company, 1908 - Volume 2

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